Our Donors

  • Individuals
  • Corporate, Foundation, and Public Support

Benefactor ($10,000- $24,999)

Rick Green
Carol and Allan Hallquist
James Heeter

Sponsor ($5,000- $9,999)

Mr. and Mrs. Jim and Becky Tilden

Friend ($1,000- $4,999)

Hayley Hanson
Barnett and Shirley Helzberg
David Oliver

Lead Investor ($250,000+)

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Hall Family Foundation
Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Sherman Family Foundation
The Walton Family Foundation

Stakeholder ($100,000- $249,999)

George K. Baum Foundation

Champion ($50,000- $99,999)

Stanley H. Durwood Foundation

Leader ($25,000- $49,999)

Alta Vista
Hogan Preparatory Academy
Kauffman Charter School

Benefactor ($10,000- $24,999)

Delasalle Charter High School
Emerald Foundation
Guadalupe Educational System, Inc.
Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Operation Breakthrough Head St
University Academy

Friend ($1,000- $4,999)

El Centro Head Start
KIPP Endeavor

Sponsor ($5,000- $9,999)

EPR Properties
Husch Blackwell
Lee A. Tolbert Community Accademy
Raytown School District
St. Mark Early Elementary Center

Advisory Board

President & CEO, Barkley
Managing Director, Corridor InfraTrust Management, LLC
President (Retired) Hallmark Corporate Foundation
Partner, Husch Blackwell, LLP
Board Chairman
President & CEO (Retired), Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
Partner, Berkowitz Oliver
CEO, MLP Holdings, LLC and Vice Chairman, Cleveland Indians Baseball Club
VP, General Counsel (Retired) Applebee's
Superintendent (Retired) Hickman Mills School District
Senior Vice President- Human Resources and Administration EPR Properties

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Thank You For Your Support

​Teach For America - Kansas City is so grateful for our supporters. All gifts help our effort to recruit, select, train, and support excellent teachers and leaders for Kansas City students.